BETA

New stake presidents

Stake reorganizations

MONROE UTAH STAKE: (Sept. 14, 2008) President Joseph A. Cottle Jr., 65, teacher, Sevier School District, succeeding Gary Lamar Reid; wife, Pamela Virginia Nielsen Cottle. Counselors — Robert Craig Mathie, 56, administrator, Snow College; wife, Kim Diane Johnson Mathie. Leron Ware, 56, middle school teacher, Sevier School District; wife, Nancy Jo Tucker Ware.

SAN JOSE CALIFORNIA SOUTH STAKE: (Sept. 14, 2008) President Lee D. Green, 54, corporate counsel, K-Swiss Inc., succeeding Richard A. Hunter; wife, Peggy Lee Baldwin Green. Counselors — V. Scott Jensen, 53, president, CEO, Garage Doors Inc.; wife, Nancy Ann Busath Jensen. Grant R. Kuykendall, 47, engineer, Tyco Electronics; wife, Sherri Lee Hofheins Kuykendall.

SAN SALVADOR EL SALVADOR SOYAPANGO STAKE: (Sept. 7, 2008) President Jorge Alexander Flores Orellana, 35, credit department chief, Mentores Empresariales, succeeding Joaquin Enrique Flores Santos; wife, Veronica Mercedes Gonzalez Orellana. Counselors — Danilo Ramael Neito y Neito, 39, credit adviser, Mentores Empresariales; wife, Nelly del Carmen Perez Nieto. Oscar Napoleon Soriano Portillo, 29, salesman, Galvanissa C.V.; wife, Elsa Nohemy Castillo Guerra Portillo.

BACOLOD PHILIPPINES NORTH STAKE: (Aug. 15, 2008) President Jose Anthony Castillo Ballon, 40, mechanic, TCJCLDS, succeeding Francis C. Guanzon; wife, Jocelyn Fuellas Fernandez Castillo Ballon. Counselors — Roperto Dumloa Querimit, 39, owner/manager, R2M Manpower Services; wife, Maricel Ebaloie Soliza Querimit. Thomas Jefferson LaGarto Plaza, 45, service crew member, Techno Shop; wife, Marie Mae Guanzon Cruz Plaza.

SETE LAGOAS BRAZIL STAKE: (Sept. 14, 2008) President Isaias Rodriquez de Lima, 46, vice-president, Cedro Cocheira, succeeding Edson Donizoto Goncalves Ribeiro; wife, Cimara Rodriquez de Silva Lima. Counselors — Antonino de Paula Filho, 46, manager, Cooperative; wife, Marli Oliverira Soakes de Paula Filho. Luiz Claudio Ribairo, 45, manager, Hallay Distribution; wife, Silvia Aparacida Pardira Ribairo.

TAMPICO MEXICO CHAIREL STAKE: (Aug. 15, 2008) President Daniel Vargas Esparza, 32, college professor, succeeding Manuel Acosta Mar; wife, Jerez Ciliana Rodriguez Esparza. Counselors — Lara Matias Gamez, 40, assessor; wife, Juana Edith Zuniga Gamez. Malpica Silvio Flores, 47, grocer; wife, Sandra Chapa Flores.